Gardaí searching for missing Galway man make an arrest

Adrian Folan.

Gardaí investigating the disappearance of 41-year-old Adrian Folan, missing from Athlone since Thursday, have arrested a man.

The man in his 40s was arrested in Galway this morning and is being held at Galway Garda station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

Gardaí are continuing to search for Adrian who was last seen in Athlone Town on Thursday night at around 11.40pm.

Adrian is approximately 5ft 7" tall, has brown/grey hair, blue eyes and is of stocky build.

He was wearing a grey coloured t-shirt, brown knee-length shorts and sandals when last seen.

Gardaí are concerned for Adrian’s welfare and anyone with information is asked to contact Athlone Garda Station on 090 6498550, The Garda Confidential Line or any Garda Station.

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